Benfica beat Famalicão 1-0 and took another step towards winning the BPI League title.
In a match played early in the afternoon this Sunday, at the Benfica Campus, in Seixal, Filipa Patão’s team struggled to counter the well-organized defense of Minho, but the genius of Cloé Lacasse, towards the end, ended up making all the difference. .
The Canadian international scored, in the 83rd minute, the only goal of the match, after a high level individual offer: she received the ball along the sideline, on the right side, passed Sara Monteiro and, already inside the box, fired with his feet went towards the goal which gave the Eagles three important points.
With this triumph, Benfica remain firmly at the top of the table, with now 18 points added. Famalicão remains in second place, with 12 points, but is now joined by Sporting, who won this Sunday against SC Braga (2-0).
In the next round of the qualifying phase of this champion, the 7th and last of the first round, Benfica moves to the ground of Länk Vilaverdense (Sunday, at 3 p.m.), while Famalicão receives SC Braga (Saturday, 11 a.m.) .